Appointed1 August 2004
AboutExpect Simlindile Ntsepe - Senior Manager: Ore Extraction and Processing
Expect Ntsepe is a Mining Engineer with more than seventeen (17) years of experience in mining. Expect worked his way up by rising through the ranks. He held a number of technical, supervisory and managerial positions before becoming a Senior Manager for Mining and Concentrator Division now called Ore Extraction and Processing. Expect’s experience embraces practical mining operations, process analysis, optimisation, improvement, management and strategic development and implementation. As a Senior Manager for Ore Extraction and Processing, Expect is responsible for provision of strategic direction to mining and concentrator operations. This includes ensuring that production quotas are met, development and actualisation of annual production strategy and plans and forecasting future mine production to support downstream performance.
QualificationsExpect holds a B.Tech in Mining Engineering and Higher National Diploma in Metalliferous Mining both from the former Technikon Witwatersrand (now merged with Rand Afrikaanse University to form the University of Johannesburg). Expect has amongst others, earned Blasting and Mine Overseer Certificates as well as Mine Managers Certificate of Competency (MMCC). He is a recipient of the Archbishop Tutu Leadership Fellowship Programme from African Leadership Institute (AFLI) – a flagship programme that adopts Oxford’s tutorial style.